1957 Ford Thunderbird Overview

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1957 Ford Thunderbird Overview

The 1957 Ford Thunderbird saw the first major restyling of the model. The T-bird was graced with a new front grille, and was as pretty going as coming; the style of the day mandated fat tailfins, and tailfins it had.

1957 also saw new, stronger engines, as it was the first year that Ford raced its new luxury mobile. A 312-ci V8 rated at 245 horsepower was available, and the "F-Code" had a 312-ci V8 rated from 325 to 340 horsepower.

Among the most collectible of all the Thunderbirds, the first generation, 2-seater "Bullet Birds" remain admired to this day.

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How Can I Get Replacement Keys For My 1957 Thunderbird

I lost both of my keys for my 1957 Thunderbird, how can I get replacement keys?

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Where Can I Find Directions To Install Fender Skirts

I need detailed instructions on installing fender skirts on a 1957 t bird -where can I find them?

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I have replaced everything on my brake system and still have no power brakes. Is there an adjustment I have overlooked?

1957 Thunderbird Restoration Manual

I'm looking for a good restoration manual for my 57 Thunderbird and can't seem to find one online. Any ideas where to look would be great. Thanks!

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